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n. pl. Santali or San·ta·lis
1. A Santal.
2. The Munda language of the Santals.


(sʌnˈtɑ li)

the Munda language of the Santals.
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Poverty, structural barriers, and health: A Santali narrative of health communication.
Even such rich and well studied South Asian folklore traditions as the Santali, the Sinhalese, the Marathi and some others including the Hindi- and Chhattisgarhi-speaking groups of Northern and Central India, contain fewer motifs known in Europe than the traditions of the Steppe Belt of Eurasia.
The current study explores the answers to these questions with the Santali women of the Kakon-Haat village in Bangladesh; a community with a long and strong belief in traditional healing.
Director of the Red Crescent branch in Idleb Mahmoud Santali said the aid convoys to the province will continue, promising that other convoys are to follow soon.
There are 22 official 'scheduled' languages: Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Marathi, Meitei, Nepali, Oriya, Eastern Panjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu.
Most of them speak either Santali or Ladka or Munda, besides Oriya and Telugu.
For example, a language may combine a class of contentives with a large, open class of rigid verbs, as is for instance the case in Santali (Neukom 2001).
10) points also to Kannada usiku, usigu 'sand' and there may be a distant connection with Munda Santali and Mundari gitil 'sand'.
Skrefsrud in Santali from oral transmission by a Santal ancestor and was translated later by P.